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14 Fantastic Hummingbird Photos You Just Have to See
Readers rose to the challenge in the first-ever Birds & Blooms hummingbird photo contest. Here are the stories behind a few of the best shots.
30 Brilliant Ways to Attract Hummingbirds to Your Backyard
What Plants Do Hummingbirds Love Most?
The Best Way to Attract Birds That Don’t Visit Bird Feeders
Keep Yellow Jacket Nests Out of Birdhouses Without Using Pesticides
Plant Your Fall and Winter Vegetables Right Now
Fall Backyard Birding Checklist: 13 Tips to Attract More Birds to Your Yard This Autumn
Every season brings tasks that backyard birders can do to encourage more birds to visit....
Top 10 Travel Hotspots to See Hummingbirds
Pack your bags—and don’t forget your binoculars! If it’s hummingbirds you’re...
The Ultimate Bucket List for Hummingbird Lovers
These 10 activities, some silly and some seriously cool, are ideas that every hummingbird enthusiast should...
Should You Take Down Your Bird Feeder in the Summer?
Find out why some people stop feeding the birds when warm weather arrives.
13 Questions About Hummingbird Feeders Answered by the Pros
Get the answers to everything you've ever wondered about your backyard hummingbird feeders.
2 Container Combos Hummingbirds Can’t Resist
With blooming beauties like petunias, salvias and calibrachoas, your backyard becomes a popular hummingbird hot...
4 Types of Feeders Hummingbirds Love
There’s no limit when it comes to serving up sugar water, so pick the...
8 Surprising Facts You Didn’t Know About Bluebirds
Get to know this trio of close-knit, grub-loving fliers.
How Long Do Hummingbirds Live?
Decode hummingbird behavior and bolster your plant knowledge!
Fascinating Facts About Dragonflies
Discover what makes dragonflies, the iridescent mosquito eaters, so special.
Unique Traits of the Animated Anna’s Hummingbird
Full feeders and fanciful flowers keep Anna’s hummingbirds in backyards year-round.
Fascinating Facts About Hummingbirds
The traits that make hummingbirds tick.
7 Surprising Facts About Dandelions
Unexpectedly nutritious and tasty, dandelions have plenty of benefits.
13 Jaw-Dropping Facts About Hummingbirds
These fascinating facts and photos are bound to make you adore them even more!
How to Make a Glass Bottle Hummingbird Feeder
Save money while attracting hummingbirds by creating this homemade hummingbird feeder from a glass bottle...
What’s Wrong With My Succulent?
Five quick fixes and troubleshooting tips for succulent growers.
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Why You Should Be Pruning Your Trees and Shrubs Right Now
For most deciduous trees and shrubs, winter is the best time for pruning. Plants are...
Why do Hummingbirds Sometimes Hang Upside Down?
Get the answer to this and other interesting backyard questions from our bird and garden experts.
What a Hummingbird Home Looks Like
Zoom in on one of these teeny-tiny nests and take a tour of its artful structure.
Hummingbirds Love This Plant
Grow this nectar-rich salvia to feed more hummingbirds.